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Re: 504 error from proxy

From: Roland Mainz <Roland.Mainz@informatik.med.uni-giessen.de>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2000 16:07:55 +0100
Message-Id: <38DB84CB.75DBECAC@informatik.med.uni-giessen.de>
To: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Yves Lafon wrote:

> > It seems as if it's some custom dll that is serving the response. The
> > server ought to do some sanity-checking though (One would think it
> > should catch the "=" at least...)
>
> Yes it looks like a cgi script or some active content wrongly generated.
> It is now fixed, the parser is by default in "lenient" mode, as it should
> in an hostile environment ;)

RFE: Add an option to switch proxy/client-side/server-side into "strict"
mode to be able to "dig-out" such horrible misuse of the HTTP protocol.

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Bye,
Roland

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